A good bottle opener is important, and I do like the knife too. Pros: Very small and light (closed length 3.2 inches, weight 1.9 oz). The blade of the Leatherman Crunch, on top, opens from within the pliers while the blade on the Gerber Bear Grylls opens from the outside. Leatherman has far superior warranty to Gerber, so keep that in mind when reading other peoples' reviews of both. Fixed a lot of eyeglasses, springs, small gadgets etc. Gerber Dime’s tweezers have a higher risk of getting lost due to the detachable design. The Dime in my opinon is the more useful tool. Squirt PS4 all the way. I prefer the knife on the Gerber, the scissors on the Squirt, the pliers are comparable. Ya tengo una P4, pero para convertirse en mi compañera diaria, el propósito para lo que la compré, le faltó el tener unas tijeras. I picked up a dime at some point in my travels and never carried it. Cookies help us deliver our Services. The can opener on the squirt is worthless and the file on the dime is worthless. I prefer the knife on the Gerber, the scissors on the Squirt, the pliers are comparable. Note that the blade does not lock in … The Leatherman Squirt may be a little expensive for a small tool, but the fact is that it is a really good small multi-tool to have, means that it is worth every dollar you spend on it. Do you think the Dime would last that long? Carried a lot of 1$ metal card Chinese multi-tools. The Dime has package opener and tweezers tools that are not on the Squirt, and a better bottle opener. A comparison between 2 of the most popular budget keychain multitools - the Leatherman Squirt PS4 vs the Gerber Dime. Gerber vs Leatherman – The Comparison To simplify things down, many people since decades tried to come up with portable designs to combine all the very necessary tools into one. It was the hands down winner. Gerber Suspension NXT vs. Leatherman Wingman Photo Comparison Overview Review 3926 Zombie Apprentice Posts: 10,549 Man of Multiple MultiTool Manufacturers gerleatherberman Realistically I plan on keeping the tool for maybe 3 or 4 years before upgrading if I find I'm using it a lot (this is my first EDC). It is, as a matter of fact, manufactured in China but designed and engineered by Gerber Gear in the USA. So it will be quick and dirty comparison between the two: Gerber is better than PS4: In the weight category, Leatherman Squirt PS4 wins theoretically, but practically, it’s a tie. Postitus Postitas Delta » 13 Okt 2015, 07:31. I think the build quality of this Leatherman blows the Dime out of the water. Small tools are inherently more difficult to use than full-size ones. Went to the PS4, good times since. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Carried a lot of 1$ metal card Chinese multi-tools. Thanks for stopping by! Is the bottle opener on the Shard as good as that on the Dime? Comparison of the Leatherman Micra, Leatherman Squirt, Gerber Dime and Victorinox Classic Swiss army knife EDC tools. I'm a Squirt fan. I also have no real need for the file. Otherwise, the two tools are very similar in size and features. The leatherman has a much nicer finish, feel, and looks cooler. Youtubes on arvukalt videoid, kus üks või teine tegelane esitleb uhkusega kraami, mida ta igapäevaselt endaga kaasa veab. Fixed a lot of eyeglasses, springs, small gadgets etc. Also used and gifted Leatherman Style PS to a colleague. Leatherman Squirt PS4 The Leatherman Squirt may not have as many tools as the Dime, but it makes up for it by being smaller and lighter, even though its made with better materials. The Leatherman Wave and the Micra are two main contenders for best scissors-based multi-tool – rated at 4.24 (vs 4.14) the Micra still has a slight edge Among scissors-based pieces, only a few are worth mentioning, like the Leatherman Micra and the Squirt S4. We first reviewed the Dime back in 2013, and for most that time it was the top choice among micro pocket tools but this is the first time that it has actually found its way to the TOP 5 multi-tools overall. edit:The squirt bottle opener also works well enough. Press J to jump to the feed. Almost immediately I noticed the same wobblyness on the new one, hence returning it too, getting a full refund. The Leatherman Wingman is a great all around multitool for those who dont want to shell out $100+ for some of the others on this list. On the other hand, Gerber Dime comes with wire cutters, a package opener, a coarse/fine file, a cross driver, and a medium flat-head driver. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for Gerber Bear Grylls Compact Multi-Tool [31-000750] at Amazon.com. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. I'm also getting the Gerber Shard which has a bottle opener, and if that one is good then the opener on this tool is less important. The Dime is a tiny bit longer due to the external bottle opener. My understanding is that Gerber has a lifetime warranty (25 years outside of the USA). (not sure how to edit post on mobile) I'm also getting the Gerber Shard, in case this changes any recommendations. Last seen: 2 weeks 1 day ago . Posts: 244 . Could that wobblyness not be fixed by tightening the screws at the joints? 23 posts / 0 new . By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. This Leatherman Squirt PS4 Review comes after downsizing some of my EDC pocket tools. For heavy duty work you'll want a real screwdriver, no matter what pocket tool you have with you. The Squirt has really nice scissors but no clamshell opener, … Also used and gifted Leatherman Style PS to a colleague. Evidently I want to avoid redundancy where possible. The Squirt and the Dime have very similar tool loadouts. Log in or register to post comments . They've sucked for a long time now. I had the Gerber Clutch, which I think the Dime replaced. Cheers! Gerber Dime or Leatherman Squirt PS4. Bermula dari ketertarikan saya akan micro multi tool, kali ini saya akan coba mengulas perbandingan antara Gerber Dime dengan Leatherman Squirt PS4 yang secara garis besar memiliki harga, ukuran dan fungsi yang hampir serupa. Versatility . Bad for the PS4 since you can not disassemble it to clean it like you can with the Gerber Dime. Fixed a lot of eyeglasses, springs, small gadgets etc. The mini pliers, while small, certainly get the job done for most tasks. I personally prefer the 2D phillips over the 3D in my pocket tools, because the tip it can also be used for small flat head screws and various prodding jobs. Solid 1.6" blade - 420HC steel used, good edge holding. This month’s update of the Gerber Dime review is a milestone for this micro multi-tool. The scissors are small but decent but I really miss the squirt's tweezers. So from my point of view warranty isn't one of the reasons to choose Leatherman over Gerber. Leatherman Squirt PS4 Review (vs. Gerber Dime & Suspension) – 2018 update. It hurt the hell out of my palm, but the LM was unfazed. Best Multi Tool – EDC – Leatherman Vs Gerber Vs Victorinox and more September 3, 2020 April 19, 2018 by Brian Writing an article on the best multi-tool is stirring up a hornet’s nest, and I’m well aware many people will strongly disagree with the conclusions in this write-up. - Leatherman Squirt PS4, Leatherman Micra, - Gerber Dime, Gerber Dime Travel. The Dime is also half the cost of the PS4, making it the obvious choice. So it will be quick and dirty comparison between the two: Gerber is better than PS4: Offline . Thinking this was a faulty unit, I returned it to the store and got a new one. I have been using a Leatherman Squirt P4 as my every day carry for over 3 years now, and it has served me very well indeed. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. I've used the Gerber warranty service once to replace a "Vise" that broke, and it worked as well as Leatherman's (which I've used a few times). Materials . Yeah, Gerber also have a good warranty, but from my (and other's) experience - Leatherman's works a bit better (especially the "no questions asked" policy). Joined: 07/31/2017 - 16:06 . Apr 9, 2018 #11. As I mentioned in the intro, I bought this along with the Gerber Dime. Dollar for dollar, i'd say they're about equal. Like, comment, and if you're not subscribed, please consider. Log in or register to post comments . New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast. Search for reviews on youtube, they're pretty useful. This item Leatherman 831230 Squirt PS4 Tool Gerber Dime Mini Multi Tool - Black Leatherman Sidekick - Multipurpose DIY multi-tool made in the USA with 14 built-in tools, all-locking features, a saw, pliers, screwdrivers and a bottle opener, in stainless steel with a nylon sheath This might not seem like much, but it is really a definite step up both in length and weight. Leatherman Micra comes with scissors heads, and it does not have any plier. When it comes to the use of power tools, there is always a rise in competition, amongst all the top brands in the market. Ace Rimmer and znapschatz like this. The Gerber Dime is a compact and lightweight multi-tool that fits perfectly in your pocket. Lots of Leatherman Styles and Squirts, lots of Gerber Dimes, a few larger models like the Juice and Wave /u/Subaru92 mentioned. I am currently giving serious thought to lightening my edc so I have been looking at the dime vs squirt vids too. Leatherman uses 420HC steel on this compared to the Chinese mixed steel that Gerber often uses. These tools are very different when it comes to design. Other than that both tools are basically the same. I've used the Gerber warranty service once to replace a "Vise" that broke, and it worked as well as Leatherman's (which I've used a few times). I have been using a Victorinox Spartan Swiss Army Knife for the past 2 years but constantly found myself needing a small pair of pliers. Location: Paradise . It was also relatively heavy and had no scissors. ), I'm trying to decide now between the Gerber Dime and the Leatherman Squirt PS4. Here are some of the similar models and how they compare. The cheapest Gerber tool has a bottle opener and 9 other useful tools that include a file, pliers, knives, and more. Overall quality is still important though, and I'm more concerned about the quality of these tools specifically more than the past reputations of the brands. Durability. But it was not until World War 2 when the famous swiss knife ‘a portable multitool’ became popular and widely used. I'm not sure how well the drivers in the Dime would perform with heavy duty stuff as Gerber is notorious for its shoddy metals and heat treating. The Leatherman Squirt PS4 is pretty great if you're after something well priced, sturdy etc. The squirt is very useful, and also better looking (imo). Leatherman Squirt PS4 Review (vs. Gerber Dime & Suspension) – 2018 update. If you really feel like you need two knife blades on such a small multi tool the Vise provides them. Gerber makes the Dime the second smallest product in our test. Un poquito de desbarre... Con motivo de mi última entrada en el blog he acabado comparando varias multiherramientas mini del tipo Squirt de Leatherman. Versatility . Fixed a lot of eyeglasses, springs, small gadgets etc. We first reviewed the Dime back in 2013, and for most that time it was the top choice among micro pocket tools but this is the first time that it has actually found its way to the TOP 5 multi-tools overall. Also used and gifted Leatherman Style PS to a colleague. Leatherman has tweezers (that I lost) and the Gerber has scissors. With a compact size and attached keyring, the Squirt PS4 can be on hand without weighing you down. The Dime is Gerber’s main entry in the micro multi tool market. The Dime is actually more compact than most modern automobile key "fobs" and weighs just 66 grams. The Gerber Dime and Leatherman Squirt PS4 perform nearly identically for the pliers and screwdrivers. Carried a lot of 1$ metal card Chinese multi-tools. “Squirts PS4” by Leatherman will make you wonder how you ever made it without it. Gerber Suspension NXT vs. Leatherman Wingman Photo Comparison Overview Review 3926 Zombie Apprentice Posts: 10,549 Man of Multiple MultiTool Manufacturers gerleatherberman Gerber Dime weighs 2.1 ounces while Leatherman Squirt PS4 weighs 1.9 ounces. The file on the Squirt is amazing but I've never had a purpose for it. Here is our round by round, blow by blow, call of the battle of the mini multi-tools… Best Design and Function: Gerber Dime. The build quality of this tool is amazing and can stand up to more expensive tools no problem. The Gerber Dime is ok as a tool, but manufacture quality isn't as good as the Leatherman ones. Leatherman multitools - especially their smaller offerings (like the Style, Style CS, Style PS, Micra, Squirt, etc.) - Leatherman Squirt PS4, Leatherman Micra, - Gerber Dime, Gerber Dime Travel. The bottle opener on the Gerber works. Leatherman Squirt PS4 vs Gerber Dime Next we’ll look at the Leatherman Squirt PS4. Offline . Edit: My personal favourite by far is the Leatherman mini tool - a now End of Life model, but if you can find it second hand on eBay it's a great mini-multitool. My understanding is that Gerber has a lifetime warranty (25 years outside of the USA). 23 posts / 0 new . The biggest difference between the two tools is the substitution of pliers for scissors as the main tool on the Dime. This month’s update of the Gerber Dime review is a milestone for this micro multi-tool. Hands down the Leatherman. In even the most crowded pockets the Dime will virtually disappear. Value for $ User rating. The other features of Leatherman Micra include a 4.7-inch ruler, a nail file, a nail cleaner, and three screwdrivers. Aftetr all, Leatherman made their forture by bringing a plier based folding tool to market, and the squirt is of that ilk. Also used and gifted Leatherman Style PS to a colleague. That said, the video says that the Leatherman warranty is better than Gerber's. In the battle for cheapest multi-tool, the battle rages on between Gerber vs Leatherman. Leatherman Squirt ES4 vs PS4 is a ‘must-read’ especially when your choice is on this multitool finally. Have a good one! And personally I actually like the look of the Dime more! The file on the Squirt is amazing but I've never had a purpose for it. But the Dime is one of the few things that Gerber makes very well. The Gerber Dime knife has a larger blade than the Leatherman Squirt and Micra. The Dime does beat out the Squirt with its inclusion of tweezers and a useful little box cutter. It is slightly larger and heavier than the Leatherman Micra but still offers a good mix of tools in a very small package. The dime is a perfectly serviceable tool, with some issues, and costs less. The bottle opener was a selling point for the dime, as the squirt's bottle opener is a joke, in addition to being inconvenient to access, so I ended up carrying a separate bottle opener. I also feels more substantial than those other multi-tool blades. Posts: 244 . On the other hand, Gerber Dime comes with plier heads and integrated scissors. Can anyone who has either of these comment on what they like/dislike about them? So it will be quick and dirty comparison between the two: Gerber is better than PS4: Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. It has removable tweezers (most people forget about this tool on it), as well as the oh-so-useful package opener. Location: Paradise . Last post. The flat phillips driver works great if you keep in mind that it is a keychain tool. That said, the video says that the Leatherman warranty is better than Gerber's. Pliers work best when they just fill your closed fist. Gerber sucks. Value for $ User rating. I own both and have carried both at different times. For build quality and overall usefulness though, we say go with the Dime. Knives: The leatherman has a more traditional blade shape. - Leatherman Squirt PS4, Leatherman Micra, - Gerber Dime, Gerber Dime Travel. With solid and startling features of tools offered Leatherman, other tools by Sog and Gerber are slowly gaining ground. Which one? The SOG Baton Q4, Victorinox SwissTool SpiritX, Leatherman Crunch, Gerber Dime, and Leatherman Squirt PS4 do not have this attribute. Materials . Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. The Leatherman Squirt PS4 is a popular keychain model and competitor to the Gerber Dime. The can opener on the squirt is worthless and the file on the dime is worthless. However, after a short while I noticed that the fold-out tools (basically everything except the pliers) did wobble quite a bit. Couldn't be happier :) However, I just the other day ordered a Squirt PS4 as a complement to go on my keychain - just in case. The pliers of the Dime are better operated with fingertips than with your fist. Last post. Welcome to an environment focusing on discussion, recommendation, and news about the brand, as well as the entire category of multitools (mostly Leatherman of course). The 25 year warranty is also awesome in case you actually manage to kill one. Super excited. The Dime isn’t a bad tool, and it’s anywhere from $5-15 cheaper than the PS4, but I prefer the PS4. After that I instead got a Leatherman Style PS and a separate knife (SRM 763). But regardless, the Leatherman products that compete directly with the Dime are the Micra and the Squirt. Dime Vs Leatherman Squirt PS4. One cannot exert nearly as much force on the pliers of the Dime, even disregarding the construction and strength limitatio… The Gerber Dime has a better design, more tools that are easier to access, and costs half as much as the Leatherman. Based on the feedback on my last post (thanks to everyone who replied! The Dime and the Squirt PS4 have almost identical tool loadouts. And I do plan on getting the Shard as well, forgot to mention that. This was helpful, thanks. Also, does anyone know how well those 2D Phillips drivers work? Thanks! Pros: Very small and light (closed length 3.2 inches, weight 1.9 oz). Leatherman squirt or Gerber dime. The only difference is the PS4’s lack of tweezers and box cutter. I'm a Squirt fan. The blades on both are about equal in sharpness, I like the design of blade on the Dime. I believe the Squirt uses pins/rivets or whatever they are called, so you don't have that option there. The pro it has over the PS4 is that it uses torx screws to hold it together vs the PS4 uses rivets. Carried a lot of 1$ metal card Chinese multi-tools. They're sturdier, lighter and Leatherman does a better job of heat treating their steel than Gerber does - IMHO - but then Gerber isn't known for good QC anymore. Cookies help us deliver our Services. Gerber Dime Travel ($25) Vs. Leatherman Style PS ($25) The gimmick here is simple — since blades and airlines don’t mix, Gerber and Leatherman took … Joined: 07/31/2017 - 16:06 . The Leatherman Squirt PS4 is the lightest folding multitool we reviewed, clocking in at under 2oz. In assessing portability, it is size and weight that primarily determine portability. Gerber vs Leatherman – The Comparison To simplify things down, many people since decades tried to come up with portable designs to combine all the very necessary tools into one. Could not open two of the tools without the help of a key. If you mean bottle opener, well I can open beer bottles with it, but then again you can open beer bottles with anything. The leatherman has a much nicer finish, feel, and looks cooler. Leatherman Squirt PS4 vs Gerber Dime ülevaade. I still like the package opener and knife on the Dime better, and don't have much use for the file so that's not a selling point for the PS4 for me. Carried a lot of 1$ metal card Chinese multi-tools. Tue, 09/01/2020 - 12:58 #1. lampliter. The Dime is a little larger than the Squirt, weights 64gr (10gr more than a Leatherman PS4). :] Thanks for all the help and info and suggestions!! Leatherman squirt or Gerber dime. I really do like the features and price, but I do want to ensure it lasts for my needs as well. I was debating between the Gerber Dime and the Gerber Vise before settling on the Leatherman Squirt PS4. are really in a league of their own when it comes to usefulness and quality. In fact, I use the package opener more than any other tool on there. ~ Sparkly . - Leatherman Squirt PS4, Leatherman Micra, - Gerber Dime, Gerber Dime Travel. I'd have a hard time recommending any Gerber tools over their respective Leatherman variants, but which features are most important to you? The Squirt PS4 has a better knife and a superior file. Durability. Spring-action scissors and a variety of other features make the Squirt ES4 both versatile and functional. Size and Weight Both of the two models are compact and lightweight. While like the op I am leaning towards the Leatherman, but having a … The other being the Shard. What essentials do you carry on a daily basis? For build quality and overall usefulness though, we say go with the Dime. Design . Both Leatherman and Gerber make a lot of different multi-tools. Either the Gerber Dime or the Leatherman Squirt PS4 will be a great piece to drop on a keychain or bum around in your pocket for some suburban living. Last seen: 2 weeks 1 day ago . I just think that the Dime has a more useable tool set - for me at least. If you really feel like you need two knife blades on such a small multi tool the Vise provides them. The scissors and pliers are okay for the size, but you cant really do anything too much with them. The Gerber Dime is a compact and lightweight multi-tool that fits perfectly in your pocket. BTW, I have several variations on the Gerber shortcut - which appears to be similar to the Dime (maybe an older version) and it actually is a pretty nice tool, but it still is almost incomparable to any of my Leatherman(s): The fit and finish of the Leatherman tools are phenomenal. Leatherman has a 25 year warranty vs the Gerber lifetime. Also used and gifted Leatherman Style PS to a colleague. Had a Gerber Dime as part of my EDC for a while, really liked it from day 1. Especially for the Dime, which I haven't been able to find much feedback on. I hear great things about both. Gerber Dime vs Leatherman Squirt PS4: V-Log Thursday - YouTube But it was not until World War 2 when the famous swiss knife ‘a portable multitool’ became popular and widely used. The Leatherman’s cheapest multi-tool includes a knife, scissors, flat and Phillips screwdrivers, tweezers, a nail file, and a bottle opener. Which one? This isnt to say that the squirt is bad. - Leatherman Squirt PS4, Leatherman Micra, - Gerber Dime, Gerber Dime Travel. Morry Banes May 18, 2018 Reviews No Comments. I know a lot of people swear by Leatherman on this sub and Gerber seems to have a sketchy track record in terms of quality, but this is my first EDC tool and price is a major factor (the Gerber is cheaper), which is why I'm leaning towards the Gerber right now. I have found the squirt pliers handy for things ranging from getting hood out the mouth a wriggling trout, to tightening up the loose antenna on my old Toyota Tacoma when I saw it wobbling in the wind. Leatherman Juice S2 A great mid-range multitool for your pocket, the Leatherman Juice S2 is a slim 3.25 inches long, but packs a robust 2.6-inch blade and larger-than-average scissors. Leatherman squirt or Gerber dime. I still have my Squirt, and gave my Dime to my brother. The first significant difference between Leatherman Micra vs Gerber Dime is their heads. Leatherman Squirt vs. Gerber Dime. What about the Squirt's scissors do you like better? Leatherman Squirt PS4 Review. Solid 1.6" blade - 420HC steel used, good edge holding. I have one in my fishing gear too. Press J to jump to the feed. I just finished this video review on the Victorinox Rambler, vs. the Leatherman Squirt & the Gerber Dime, and it looked really great so: I got a Rambler! The Leatherman is better, but costs more. Tue, 09/01/2020 - 12:58 #1. lampliter. I'd rather see it getting use than sitting in a shoebox or drawer somewhere. The gerber has an awesome bottle opener, its the clear winner in that department. I've cut through single stand barbed wire with my Leatherman Squirt keychain. 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